Definition of Mingus, Charles in English:

Mingus, Charles

proper noun

  • (1922–79), American jazz bassist and composer. A leading figure of the 1940s jazz scene, he experimented with atonality and was influenced by gospel and blues. His compositions include ‘Goodbye Porkpie Hat’.

Pronunciation

Mingus, Charles

/ˈmɪŋɡəs/